Category Archives: conservative Republicans

Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 2)

By Jack Jodell, May 25, 2011 This is my second installment of an intermittent series putting the spotlight on narrow-minded, plutocratic conservative Republican hypocrites who are actively trying to limit our freedoms as progressives either socially or economically. This series, … Continue reading

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Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 1)

By Jack Jodell, May 22, 2011 President Obama and congressional middle-of-the-road Democrats have been taking a lot of abuse lately over the poor state of the American economy, even though they had little to do with its cause. Some of … Continue reading

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WI Rethugs ram through another winner. Voter ID bill.

Thanks to the wonderful folks at Crooks and Liars, specifically David, we have video of this fuckery below..but first..my bitchfest on the subject. This crap passed on a 19-5 vote. The five were of course Democrats, many of the other … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part III)

By Jack Jodell, May 17, 2011 THOM HARTMANN (1951 – ) is the 10th most important talk show host in America, and most important liberal, according to Talkers Magazine (the 9 above him are all conservatives). Hartmann, an unabashed progressive, … Continue reading

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60% of AZ students are Hispanic. So why are they getting shafted at every turn by state and fed governments?

Yet the republican-led state government is doing everything they can to cut funding to those districts which are mostly hispanic. How fucking ignorant is that? Why do they want to raise a generation of uneducated citizens? Make no doubt about … Continue reading

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HEROES OF AMERICAN LABOR (Part VII)

By Jack Jodell, May 1, 2011. Previous installments of this series may be found at THE SATURDAY AFTERNOON POST (http://jackjodell53.wordpress.com/). Today is May Day, celebrated in every country (except the United States) as a day to honor┬álaborers. This is my … Continue reading

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Hey, did you hear what Frank Luntz said?

“Politics for the simple-minded” is how Frank Luntz describes the approach he has, more than anyone else, helped embed in U.S. politics. He’s referring to how politicians over-simplify issues, appeal to emotion instead of intellect, and cast people on “the … Continue reading

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